The first floor features various types of Unit Load and Mini Load AS/RS, along with an automobile assembly line demonstration and AGVs.
At the reception desk, you will be greeted with a smile by one of our staff. To tour the facility more comfortably, lockers are available to visitors with baggages.
Before your Hini Arata Kan tour begins, you will a video introduction to material handling on a 140-inch screen. (Theater seats 70 visitors)
Automobile Assembly Line
A demonstration showcases Daifuku's automotive assembly line systems. The line features a fully automated automotive assembly system showing body, engine, and door assembly.
Unit load AS/RS
Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS) are available in various unit load models. AS/RS is effective in factories, distribution centers and distribution storage systems in refrigerated, frozen or room temperatures. Experience inventory control operation by integrating Daifuku's Automated Warehouse Controller into your unit load system operations.
Mini Load AS/RS
Discover different types of mini load AR/RS and learn how containers can be output to picking operations using U-sharped conveyors. A Pick & Stocker is an effective addition to picking operations. The technology integrates the simplicity of a Vertical Carrousel and the ease of an AS/RS. In the distribution industry, the need for AS/RS with sorting and grouping functions is increasing; Daifuku's AS/RS meets these needs while saving labor, energy and footprint.
The Event Hall and meeting rooms are located on a mezzanine between the first and second floor.
The hall seats up 150 people and is equipped with a large screen. The hall is available for conferences, training sessions and presentations.
There are 7 meeting rooms with capacity of up to 14 people.
The second floor features picking and sorting systems for small items, a model distribution center and an assortment of material handling equipment, including racks and carts.
Automated Storage Systems & Material Handling Tools
Peripheral equipment is essential to provide the final link in warehouse management. Here you will find top quality racks, carts and many
other load-handling products, carefully designed to keep your goods in the best conditions possible.
There are numerous ways to pick depending on product type and picking frequency. During the tour of Hini Arata Kan, your guide will demonstrate an entire picking operation using an automated information system.
In the sorting area, items are sorted by pieces, cartons, or plastic containers. The Hini Arata Kan demo center offers validation testing using sample loads.
Cleanroom Transport & Storage Systems
Cleanroom transport & storage systems allow productivity improvement in semiconductor and flat panel display manufacturing facilities. FOUPs,
closed containers designed for storing wafers, are transported efficiently at high speed to meet needs.
Car Wash Machines
Visitors can see our different car wash machine designs and compare brushes. We also showcase the car wash machines' features using video and panels.
The third floor features the Comprehensive Exhibition and Conference Halls. The third floor also houses a Daifuku Group Corner. Panel displays introduce Daifuku's global network and showcases Daifuku Group companies in a variety of businesses.
Comprehensive Exhibition Hall
In the Exhibition Hall, we display more than 150 products from 40 logistics-related companies. Hini Arata Kan visitors can discover material handling components, information devices, and other products capable of integrating with Daifuku systems.
Daifuku Group Corner & Global Corner
Visitors are introduced to Daifuku's global network and the cutting-edge solutions provided by Daifuku Group companies.
International Conference Hall
This state-of-the art conference room, equipped with an interpretation booth, is 650 sq. m (6,996 sq. ft). The Conference Hall is efficiently designed to seat 37 people.
Restaurant & Café
The restaurant overlooks a beautiful landscape. It is available for parties, meals or special events. Reservations are required.